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Element 112 officially "Copernicium"

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Admittedly, if you're not a chemist or physicist, you may find this post as boring as dirt. (Please forgive the simile, microbiologists. I know dirt is actually fascinating.) Then again, it's not everyday a new element is added to the periodic table. The latest addition, number 112, was discovered...
Element 112 officially "Copernicium"

VeriFone Nixes Mobile POS And Square Competitor Sail, Citing "Razor Thin Margins" And "High Attrition"

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A reminder today that big companies often have trouble mirroring the efforts of companies disrupting their spaces: Payment industry giant VeriFone is killing its Square competitor Sail, which just launched in May, thanks to costs that didn’t make the “razor-thin margins” it was seeing from its small merchant customers worthwhile....
VeriFone Nixes Mobile POS And Square Competitor Sail, Citing "Razor Thin Margins" And "High Attrition"

Leaked Info Allegedly Shows The Absurd Lengths BofA Goes To Spy On Hackers

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Anonymous hackers have released 14 gigabytes of information allegedly related to Bank of America and a web intelligence firm it hired to spy on hackers and social activists last year. Emails detail how employees of TEKSystems actively watched hacker forums and social media sites for any remotely relevant pieces of...
Leaked Info Allegedly Shows The Absurd Lengths BofA Goes To Spy On Hackers

Why Twitter Is Poised To Build A Great Mobile Business

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This is a news note from Business Insider Intelligence, a a new research and analysis service focused on the mobile industry. Subscribers get full access to our chart library, plus the underlying data for many charts. Sign up for a free trial here. We have been bullish on Twitter's business...
Why Twitter Is Poised To Build A Great Mobile Business

Google Latitude Adds Leaderboards, Game-like Check-ins

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A quiet update brings a whole new element to the service: for every check-in at different locations you earn points that are tallied in a leaderboard against those of your friends....
Google Latitude Adds Leaderboards, Game-like Check-ins

Amazon Cloud is great, but not for business

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Amazon added a new element to its Cloud Drive service this week that expands it usefulness. The new Cloud Drive Sync app keeps files in sync across different devices and platforms, and pits Amazon Cloud Drive head-to-head against rivals such as Google, Microsoft, and Apple. However, businesses should steer...
Amazon Cloud is great, but not for business

Leaked Windows 8 training videos detail how Microsoft will push and explain the operating system

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Today on Neowin, friend of TNW Brad Sams posted a number of Windows 8 training and explanation videos that detail how Microsoft intends to push its forthcoming operating system. Windows 8 is a radical redesign of the Windows brand. Therefore, to use it requires a new knowledge base, which calls for educational...
Leaked Windows 8 training videos detail how Microsoft will push and explain the operating system

Meet The New Foursquare. Same As The Old Foursquare — But Prettier.

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It’s hardly a secret that all of the major location-based players are planning big updates to their services to coincide with the SXSW festival starting next week in Austin, Texas. One of them peeked out a bit early: Foursquare. Earlier today, the latest version of Foursquare, 1.6, went live in...
Meet The New Foursquare. Same As The Old Foursquare — But Prettier.

Local newspapers' crisis: City guilty of short-termism, says former chief

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In yesterday's extract from What do we mean by local?* the former regional newspaper chief, Chris Oakley, told of his time running Midland Independent Newspapers (MIN) until it was sold to the Mirror Group.Today, we pick up his story following his appointment as chief executive of Regional Independent Media (RIM),...
Local newspapers' crisis: City guilty of short-termism, says former chief
StumbleUpon reinvents the stumble in stunning new app for iPhone, iPad
Disneyland's IR-controlled Mickey Mouse ears turn the crowd into a synchronized light show

Kno launches a free tool for publishers to turn boring files into an interactive ebook

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Ed-tech company Kno has the support of Silicon Valley venture capitalists, but it has struggled to find its niche, until today. Kno’s CEO Osman Rashid is confident about a product that can turn a boring PDF into an interactive ebook in “minutes.” This new publishing toolwas originally called “Evolve,”...
Kno launches a free tool for publishers to turn boring files into an interactive ebook
Instagram updates with 'Photo Maps' for better browsing experience

Apple Has Two New iPad Ads That Completely Ignore Samsung (AAPL)

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Apple released two new TV ads for its iPad line Sunday evening, titled "Alive" and "Together." Mark Gurman of 9to5Mac, who first noticed the ads, writes that they "appear to be of a much different style" than previous iPad ads. We're not so sure about that. The new element seems...
Apple Has Two New iPad Ads That Completely Ignore Samsung (AAPL)
Windows 8: system requirements for the Consumer Preview
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